Posts Tagged ‘Maasvlakte 2’

Estimation port construction costs expansion MV2 – Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Port of Rotterdam expansion - MV2

Maasvlakte 2 is a 2.9 billion euro expansion in the Port of Rotterdam, resulting in an extra 1000 ha terminal area of 1.000 hectares dedicated to container handling (600 hectares), distribution facilities (200 hectares) and chemical industry (200 hectares). In total a sea defense of 12 km is erected, 250 Mm3 sand is dredged and reclaimed, 10 km of quaywall (to -20 m) is built. This nearshore area is a particularly sensitive natural habitat (both marine and terrestrial life). For this reason design, planning and execution of the works was done with utmost care.

Logistic masterplan Maasvlakte 2, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Port of Rotterdam expansion - MV2

Maasvlakte 2 is a 2.9 billion euro expansion in the Port of Rotterdam, resulting in an extra 1000 ha terminal area of 1.000 hectares dedicated to container handling (600 hectares), distribution facilities (200 hectares) and chemical industry (200 hectares). The total container hinterland transport volume will grow from the present 4,3 million TEU to nearly 20 million TEU annually. This increase will ask for a system change in the hinterland transport of the Port of Rotterdam. To facilitate this system change a Logistic Masterplan Maasvlakte 2 was developed in addition to the infrastructural and spatial masterplan.

Logistic park development Maasvlakte 2 – Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Port of Rotterdam expansion - MV2

Handling a throughput of 320 million tonnes per annum, the port of Rotterdam is one of the biggest ports in the world. To cater for the increasing traffic flow, a seaward extension of the port, Maasvlakte2, will be developed during the next decades. A Masterplan has been made for the staged flexible development up to the year 2035 of 1.000 hectares of port area. Based on this Masterplan Maasvlakte2 a strategic development plan for the logistic and distribution activities has been drawn up.

Business case Maasvlakte 2 – Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Port of Rotterdam expansion - MV2

The Port of Rotterdam is preparing the expansion of the Port by 20 percent. The 2,000 ha expansion costs 3 billion euro and is the biggest port development project in Europe. For that purpose a SPC is created. A management methodology had to be adopted (Prince 2) the content of the project had to be defined, staff needed to be hired/managed and budgets needed to be prepared.

Masterplan industrial development Maasvlakte 2 – Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Port of Rotterdam expansion - MV2

Handling a throughput of 320 million tonnes per annum, the port of Rotterdam is one of the biggest ports in the world. To cater for the increasing traffic flow, a seaward extension of the port, Maasvlakte2, will be developed during the next decades. A masterplan has been made for the staged flexible development of the port area up to the year 2035 of 1.000 hectares of port area. On basis of this masterplan, a strategic development plan for the industrial activities has been drawn up.

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